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DarkBASIC Pro Game Programming, Second Edition by Joshua R. Smith, Jonathan S. Harbour

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Introduction to 3D Graphics

The subject of 3D graphics consists of a monumental amount of information. Not only have entire books been written just about the basics of 3D graphics, but entire sets of volumes have been dedicated to the subject of advanced 3D rendering techniques. The 3D graphics business is a multi-billion dollar industry that encompasses video games and the motion picture industry, as well as commercial aviation and military applications. The astonishing thing about 3D graphics is how much it has improved over the years, both in theory and in application. There are techniques in use today, such as mip-mapping and multi-texturing, that are staggering in their realism. It is quite possible to mistake a realtime 3D demonstration ...

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